LPKF is a leading supplier of laser-based solutions for the technology industry. Our laser systems are vital in the manufacture of printed circuit boards, microchips, automotive parts, solar panels and many other components. The LPKF Glass Foundry additionally supplies customers from various industries with high-precision glass components.
Our machines allow our customers to manufacture smaller and higher- precision components. At the same time, the functionality of the components can be increased and new design options can be used. This creates products on the cutting edge of technology, both for the industry and for consumers.
Energy-efficient and intelligent solutions from LPKF make an active contribution to climate and environmental protection. We help our customers become more resource efficient, reduce hazardous materials and waste, and save energy.
Our employees are laser technology experts and know how to integrate lasers as a tool into powerful machines. This gives us considerable influence over progress in a range of high-tech sectors. The result is more powerful, smaller and more energy efficient products along with improvements in mobility, connectivity, electricity generation and digital entertainment.
LPKF has 45 years of experience as a technology and innovation leader and will continue to maximize the full potential of laser technology in the digital world.
LPKF Laser & Electronics AG is headquartered in Garbsen near Hannover, Germany. We have a broad presence, with locations in Europe, Asia and North America and around 700 employees. Our global service network ensures our machines are ready for our customers around the clock.
The shares of LPKF Laser & Electronics AG are listed on the SDAX and TecDAX of Deutsche Börse.
Overall, the company expects moderate macroeconomic growth in the current year. Against this background, LPKF anticipates growth of between 15% and 25% to consolidated revenue of EUR 110 million to EUR 120 million in 2021. The EBIT margin is expected to be between 10% and 13%.
For the third quarter of 2021, the Management Board is anticipating revenue of between EUR 30 million and EUR 35 million and EBIT of EUR 3 million to EUR 7 million.
For subsequent years, the company continues to expect sustainable, profitable growth in each business unit. Together with the increasing revenue and earnings contribution from LIDE, LPKF continues to expect consolidated revenue of more than EUR 360 million, and an EBIT margin of more than 25 % in 2024, with further sustainable growth after that.
This forecast is subject to stable growth in the global economy.